Paul is an entrepreneurial technology business specialist with deep expertise in building successful tech companies and business units, taking them from napkin sketch to revenue and investment exit. As a founder, hired-gun CEO and angel investor, he has experienced it all – in addition to his PHD in technology, he also claims an MBA from the School of Hard Knocks. Paul has founded several startups going from the concept stage, through angel and VC financing, growth stage to a successful exit. He has also been hired to run a couple of tech ventures as their CEO. He has an ongoing interest in modern venture building methodologies such as Lean-Startup, Business Model / Value Proposition Canvas, and Market Opportunity Navigator which he follows in his activities and in his advisory practice. He has a passion for inspiring young entrepreneurs sharing his expertise to help them succeed.